Subversives: The FBI's War on Student Radicals, and Reagan's Rise to Power
Rosenfeld, SethPublisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, USA
Year Published: 2012
Pages: 752pp Price: $40 ISBN: 978-0374257002
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX14508
A study of the role of the FBI in the postwar Red Scare, focusing especially on Ronald Reagan's long and creepy relationship with the FBI. It is also a fascinating account of the origins and development the New Left, and a powerful examination of how the FBI corroded due process and democracy.